How To Balance Work, Play, And Housecleaning – Why Putting It Off Until The Weekend Is Not A Good Idea

This sounds like a case of the common juggler, a.k.a. the mom. Of course I presume there are times when a dad pulls the load, so forgive me if this seems a bit biased. Whoever you are that is the “super person” in your house, take heed. Remember, the idea is to stay ahead of […]

What Are The Characteristics Of A Good Pharmacist?

There are certainly a lot of people in various places who wish to become a pharmacist as it is a job that can be quite rewarding with various other benefits including the relative security and flexibility that tends to come with it. As with most areas of work though there are some fundamental character traits […]

The Dangers of Replacing your Chair with an Exercise Ball

this post answers the following questions 1. Why some office workers prefer to sit on exercise call chair instead of common office chair? 2. Why is it unstable to sit on an exercise ball chair? 3. What is the difference between sitting on a proper office chair and an exercise ball? 4. What is the […]

The 5 States With The Highest Workers Comp Rates

No one wants to get injured on the job. There is loss of work, doctors visits, etc etc that you have to deal with. And on top of that the pain and frustration from your actual injury! Most of us try to work in as safe of environments as we can, and we try to […]

Top 3 Design Schemes for Your Home Office

Image by: Maegan Tintari Home offices are tricky things to design and plan a scheme for – they need to provide a calm environment that also facilitates productivity and creativity, and has a lot of easily organisable storage to boot. You may be drawn to certain schemes as they fit in with the rest of […]

Five Ways to Improve Your Time Management at Work

The new ethos in most workplaces today is to ‘work smarter, not harder’, and improving on your time management skills is one way to make this happen. Managing your time effectively allows you to get a lot more work done in a shorter space of time, increasing your productivity. There are many ways to help […]

How to Manage Office Stress

Managing stress in the office can feel like a full-time job in itself at times, especially at unusually busy periods of the year. It is important for our long term health to keep it under control. Fight or Flight Remember, stress is a by-product of the human ‘fight or flight’ response to danger, which tenses […]

What Benefits Can You Claim If You Develop Carpal Tunnel Syndrome at Work?

People who always use their hands and wrists doing repetitive work can develop carpal tunnel syndrome or CTS. Those who suffer from this condition experience pain, discomfort, tingling sensations or numbness in their fingers and hands. What are the causes of CTS? Several factors cause CTS, but generally this is due to repetitive motion. Here […]

How We Used To Work

To many of us, the 1990s doesn’t seem like it was all that long ago.  It’s easy to feel as though things haven’t changed that much over the last 20 years or so.  The Internet still existed, and so did personal computers and mobile phones.  If you were a teenager or an adult during the […]

The Anatomy of a Boss from Hell

A boss from hell is an unfortunate thing many people have experienced. Even though they may come in many different forms, these horrible bosses all have similar traits and characteristics. A boss from hell truly does not value the employee. He only wants people to get his work done faster than before so the company […]

Getting a Work to Residence Visa in New Zealand

Like its neighboring country (Australia), New Zealand has also paved a way to invite skilled migrant workers from other countries to seek fortune working here.  Every year, special visas are given to foreign workers which allow them to work for a given time in New Zealand.  Some of these visas also lead to permanent resident […]